Written by: Stephen Withers | Published in: SecurityIt turns out that 'soon' really can mean 'very soon indeed.' On Friday, an Oracle spokesperson said a Java update to fix a serious vulnerability that was being exploited would be available soon - it's here already.
Oracle has outlined at JavaOne, a conference that takes place in San Francisco, the future of the Java platform.
Hasan Rizvi, executive vice president, Oracle Fusion Middleware and Java, and the Oracle Java Development team leaders explained that beginning with the Java SE 7 Update 6, released in August of 2012, consumers and developers have access to the latest Java SE features and security upda
Oracle Java 7u10 has been released recently. Although not strictly speaking a security update, it does have security related enhancements which make updating advisable: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/ja...s-1880995.html
Update instructions for a manual installation: